February bereavement support group meetings to be held

Jan 23, 2013

MedWest Palliative Care & Hospice Services is hosting the following free bereavement support group meetings in February:

• The Men’s Only Grief Support Group meets from 9 to 10:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at First Presbyterian Church, 305 Main St. in Waynesville. The February meeting is Tuesday, Feb. 12. For information, contact group facilitator John Woods at 551-2095 or jhwoods55@yahoo.com, or call MedWest-Haywood Hospice and Palliative Care at  452-5039.

• The Harris Monthly Grief Support Group meets from 3 to 4 p.m. every third Tuesday of the month in the Chaplain’s Conference Room at MedWest-Harris in Sylva. In February, the meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 19. For information, call MedWest-Harris Hospice at 586-7979.

MedWest Palliative Care & Hospice Services offers compassionate care for people who are terminally ill and their families and caregivers. Based on a family’s request, support may be provided emotionally, intellectually, spiritually and physically.